Monthly Archives: June 2012

Thar be DRAGONS!

Here are some photos of a dragonfly and damselfly in our yard, plus recipes for dishes made with the harvest from our garden this week. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

Going Buggy with my Nikon 510 and iPhoto

Vic and I went on a moth-hunting foray last night, using black light to find moths and other night insects in Silverado Canyon in Orange County, CA. I am now hooked on macro photography of night insects. Take a peek. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Struggling with iMac on Harvest Monday

Arg, I can’t figure out how to work with photos on my new Mac. I can download them from camera to computer, but still don’t know how to process them. I have iPhoto and Aperture, but can’t find my new … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 29 Comments

Harvest Monday June 18, 2012

I totaled up my harvests to date and I have picked 55 lbs of fruit and 114 lbs of vegetables so far this year. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 18 Comments

Catching up; last week’s Harvest Monday

I am struggling to learn how to work with photos on my new iMac. This is the best I can do for my blog post for now. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Glass Gem corn

Glass Gem corn is a new variety that is as colorful and as translucent as precious gemstones. Read more about it here. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Holy cow!

Last night, we caught the biggest raccoon Ive ever seen. I’ll update you when I get a photo, but I’m still learning my new iMac and am not up to speed on photos yet. New camera, new computer, new software. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments